Receive academic support
Missouri State is committed to helping you succeed. We provide resources and support centers across campus and beyond. Let us help you.
Apply for financial aid
Paying for college
Discover additional financial aid options available through the Office of Student Financial Aid.
Purchasing digital course materials through StreamlinED
If your course is using the StreamlinED system for materials, you will automatically have access to your textbook and course materials through Blackboard, Missouri State's learning management system. Charges will be applied directly to your Missouri State account.
Ordering your books through MSU Bookstore
- Arrange to have your books shipped directly to you directly through the Missouri State University Bookstore.
Arrange to take a test
Taking tests on campus
On-campus test proctoring is provided through the Testing Center within the Meyer Library.
Taking tests at MSU satellite offices
Off-campus testing is available at select satellite offices.
Using online testing tools
How to install Respondus Lockdown Browser and take a test from within your home.
Use Office 365 Education
Use Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn is the University's academic learning management system (LMS). Blackboard Learn may be used within online, seated, and hybrid courses.
Set up and use Zoom
What is Zoom?
Zoom is a third-party web and video conferencing technology that allows you to:
Join online class sessions and meetings
Call into sessions when internet is slow or inaccessible
Chat with other students and your instructor
Share tools and files
Participate in student breakout groups and collaborate
Use a whiteboard to illustrate course content and concepts
Prepare for a job search
Missouri State's Career Center supports past and present Bears with career development services including a job search toolkit, an online career management system called Handshake, and more.